Tag Archives: Real estate

All You Need to Know About the Global Real Estate

MarketLine has just published the report “Global Real Estate,” which provides data on the global market’s size (in this case: North America, South America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, MEA, and Asia-Pacific), value and volume between 2009 and 2013, as well as forecasts to 2018. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis …
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2014 AFIRE Foreign Investment Survey

According to the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) London has overtaken New York as the best city in the world to make investments in real estate. Madrid and Munich appeared among the top ten global cities, eclipsing Washington, D.C. The US remains the most stable and secure country for investment by a …
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GCC Real Estate Development

While macro-economic conditions are improving in GCC countries, investors still remain cautious regarding new real estate projects, according to this report by Roland Berger. With clients demanding increasingly more from developers, development opportunities will have to be carefully scrutinized and selected, taking into account a developer’s experience and capabilities. Total completion time, costs and especially …
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Emerging Trends in Real Estate

According to a new report by PricewaterhouseCoopers, optimism has returned to Europe’s real estate and land use industry. Sentiment among industry leaders about the prospects for their businesses is more positive than at any time since 2008, despite the uncertain macroeconomic outlook. Equity for investment in prime commercial real estate is expected to increase, but …
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European powers of construction 2011

Two French firms – Vinci S.A. and Bouygues SA – have topped Deloitte’s ranking of Europe’s top 100 construction firms by revenue. Spanish firms also featured prominently in the ranking, with ACS placing third, FFC, 9th, Ferrovial, 12th and Acciona, 13th. The report is based on data from public sources, such as annual reports and economic figures from OECF, …
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Temas candentes del sector inmobiliario español

The real estate sector in Spain must come up with new business structures capable of generating permanent resources for the purchase of new properties, such as by renting real estate to generate liquidity, claims a new study by PwC. According to this study, access to financing for the acquisition of new properties will remain difficult. …
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The great global infrastructure opportunity

Given the sharp downturn in global real estate sectors, the last three years have been particularly tough for engineering and construction companies. However, one silver lining for the industry has been the insatiable demand for energy and the infrastructure needed to deliver it, which is producing a fundamental change in the focus of most engineering …
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Consumer Markets Scoreboard

The fourth Consumer Markets Scoreboard published by the European Commission reveals that investments, real estate services and internet service provision are the three services markets most likely to be failing consumers across the EU. Among the goods markets that scored lowest are the meat market, second-hand cars and clothing and footwear. For the first time, …
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Fotocasa.es Real Estate Index – 2nd Quarter, 2010

More than half of the Spanish regions registered a rise in real estate prices during the first quarter of the 2010, according to the latest edition of the fotocasa.es real estate index, produced in conjunction with IESE. Moreover, the average price of second-hand real estate rose in 10 regions this quarter, suggesting a significant change …
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